Illinois Fighting Illini in the Final Four
Can you believe it? The game is almost here. On his blog
, Mark Tupper says At last, here we go!
and gives an update on Illinois' open practice yesterday among other things. Big Ten Wonk says final-ly
the games are here. Elsewhere in the blogosphere that's worth noting is illinitalk's
plan to give live updates from the dome.
At ESPN.com, Pat Forde says Illinois will win the game because they are the only team with nothing but juniors and seniors among its top six
. Mike DeCourcy says, in order to win, Illinois needs to defend against Myles
and play like they did for the final four minutes of regulation against Arizona and the first three minutes of overtime
Here's the official Illinois game notes
and the link to Gametracker
. Gotta run. The pregame is on!